SCHOOLS across Denbighshire are celebrating excellent examination results this year.
Early indications show 89 per cent of students have achieved five A*-C or equivalent grades which continues a trend of improvement for the authority.
Denbighshire schools have also seen an improvement in the number of students achieving 5 A*-C or equivalent, including Welsh or English and maths.
Cllr Eryl Williams, Denbighshire Council's cabinet lead member for Lifelong Learning, said: “These results are fantastic and I would like to congratulate all students who have achieved the grades needed to further their education with support from their teachers.
"The results this year really are excellent and show that Denbighshire is continuing to improve.
"We are committed to improving standards in education. We can see the results of everyone's hard work to improve education in Denbighshire and I am delighted that these huge efforts are making a real difference to our young people.”